1983 Mercedes-Benz 380SL Low Miles, Very Original

1983 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class

Condition: Used
Make: Mercedes-Benz
Model: SL-Class
Type: Convertible
Year: 1983
Mileage: 87,509
VIN: WDBBA45A1DB024606
Color: Signal Red
Engine: 3.8L V8
Fuel: Gasoline
Drive type: RWD
Interior color: Black
Drive side: Left-hand drive
Vehicle Title: Clear
Item location: Maryville, Missouri, United States
Convertible, Leather Seats

Description for Mercedes-Benz SL-Class 1983

1983 Mercedes Benz 380SL. Signal Red with black interior. Newly recovered MBZ leather seats. Interior wood center column professionally refinished. Some rare original aftermarket items. Luisi Volante Italian burl wood steering wheel with Mercedes horn button. Original and rare BBS Mahle rims that are period correct (installed when car was brand new). The original steering wheel and original Becker stereo are included. Original tool kit, jack, and first aid kit included. Hard top in excellent condition. Comes with collapsible hardtop stand (fits in trunk). Extensive maintenance and repair records. Original paint with some imperfections (see photos). A/C works. In excellent mechanical and electrical condition.
Some notable work done to the car within last 500 miles:New timing chain, chain guides (Meyle metal guides in the critical areas), tensioner, gasketsNew valve cover gaskets (Febi)New cam oilers (Febi)New Bosch spark plugs and wiresNew air, oil, power steering filters (Bosch and Mann)New fuel pumpNew fuel filter (Bosch)New alternator (Bosch)New exhaust hangersNew festoon bulbs for all interior lighting (LED)Brand new authentic Mercedes leather seatsInterior wood refinishedMechanical clock repaired (new capacitors)All new, upgraded ceramic fuses (extras included)New hood insulation and seals
Other notable work done:Professionally rebuilt transmission (2013)Brand new leather seats (2017)New Rear Rotors, Calipers, Pads (2013)Ball joints, tie rods replaced (2014)Steering gear replaced (2014)Catalytic converter replacedNewer Hankook TiresCloth top replaced and in good condition
Contact me if you have any other questions or want additional photos. This car has been a fun project and is a great Sunday driver. Now it can be yours. If you need to arrange shipping, I can deliver the car to any shipper (or buyer) in Kansas City, Des Moines, Omaha, or Lincoln, NE after payment is finalized.